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News and Rumors

OnePlus circles November 17 for next pre-order

OnePlus has had a rough year as a start-up. Established late last year, they promised to provide a flagship-level phone for a low, mid-range price. This garnered a lot of

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Pushbullet get Material Design update

Pushbullet for Android has been updated to version 15.0.1, which now introduces material design for the app. Naturally, it looks fantastic and very, very Googly. It brings UI changes such

Accessories

Accessory of the Day: OtterBox Defender for Galaxy Note 3 $36.99

It’s time to protect that big, beautiful phone with the OtterBox Defender for your Galaxy Note 3. Rugged and protective, this case is a lifesaver for folks that tend to

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Nexus 6 vs Droid Turbo: Another civil war within Motorola

For weeks we heard rumors and picked up leaks about the DROID Turbo, and now it’s finally here. Like a souped up Moto X (2014), the DROID Turbo has a lot

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T-Mobile reports biggest quarter of growth ever

It seems that at least one carrier had a good third quarter of 2014 with T-Mobile reporting their biggest ever growth. Touting 1.4 million new subscribers of branded postpaid net

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Amazon folds Appstore into standard Android app

Amazon is doing everything they can to make their mark in the mobile market. Their unsuccessful Fire Phone most likely showed them they needed a new strategy, and that is

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Google Fit app launches in the Play store

Today, Google officially released the Google Fit app which turns your Android device into a fitness tracker. According the the Android Official Blog, Google Fit uses sensors already built in

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Droid Turbo gallery

Motorola and Verizon’s latest collaboration, the Droid Turbo arrives on October 30. Be sure to read up on the device here! [Show slideshow]

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POWER UP! Verizon announces Motorola Droid Turbo for October 30

Verizon, as expected over the last few weeks, today announced the newest member of its Droid family. Arriving tomorrow, October 30, the Droid Turbo is the most powerful Android handsets to

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YouTube’s music streaming service almost ready for launch, according to CEO

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki spoke about YouTube’s upcoming music streaming service and stated that the service will offer offline playback and other functionality with competitors. Whilst no additional granular details

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Watch this App: Minimal & Elegant

You not only get the ability with this app with change the colors of this sleek, minimal watch face, but you get to schedule when they change as well! You

Accessories

Accessory of the Day: Plantronics BackBeat Go 2, $67.10

As an owner of this particular pair of Bluetooth earbuds, I completely vouch for the Plantronics BackBeat Go 2. They’re comfortable, have a 4.5 hour battery life, charge easily via

Tips & Tricks

Free international calls on Google Hangouts through 2014

Google has put a lot of time and effort into building out their Hangouts app. Some say it’s getting too bloated (or, maybe that’s just me), while others are still

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Root Nexus 5 Running Android 5.0 Lollipop With SuperSU

The Nexus 5 running the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop software can now be rooted using a SuperSU package, formed from the Android 5.0 SDK with a build number of LPX13D.

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Top 10 sexiest Android smartphones of all time

I don’t know about you guys, but for me, walking into a cellphone retailer is like walking into a Porsche dealer. I keep the “ooo’s” and “ahhh’s” in my head so I